Mar 25, 2013 6:00pm PDT
. >>> new tonight at 6:00 p.m. a plan to use clean energy sources in san francisco. ktvu's cara liu explains how it would work and why some people are against the move. >> reporter: ken, the meeting wrapped up a hour ago here at city hall. it was a local agency and the public utilities commission. a vote was tabled till april. >> reporter: electricity from 100% renewable resources, that is what they say they will deliver starting this fall if all goes as planned. >> our energy will be 100 california certificated. california has the strictest requirements. and that will contrast with the energy they are getting today. >> reporter: the plan is to roll out to 200,000 customers. neighborhoods highlighted in green on this map where they would be targeted first. the public utilities commission would administer the program. the billing would still go through pg&e. one of the sticking points is customers would be althoughly enrolled -- automatically enrolled. >> the state mandates it would be a opt out program. >> reporter: most customers could pay between $10 and $21 more a month. the unio
Mar 23, 2013 6:00pm PDT
renewable energy and protect the environment. >>> cities around the world marked earth hour by switching off lights. a hong kong skyline went dark and in sidney the lights on the harbor bridge went off for an hour to raise awareness about climate change. >>> he shot my child. >> a dramatic 911 call after a shooting that killed a little 13-month-old. the message the mother had for the killer. >>> also, using fake victims to train for a real emergency. the drill today in one contra costa county city. >>> mild weather remains over the bay area at this hour. coming up, what you can expect for this evening and the warmer weather expected tomorrow. >>> and what nasa is now saying about a bright streak of light seen across the east coast sky. . >>> some oakland hills residents got a frightening wake-up call this morning. a tree fell on this tree on oakwood drive in mont claire. the 75 foot high tree hit the car. it blocked traffic for a time. no word on what caused the tree to fall. no one was hurt. >>> in oakland the search is on tonight four the driver who fatally struck a pedestrian and then
Mar 19, 2013 6:00pm PDT
dayton ohio tonight but the students are sending lots of love and positive energy. >> we have one of the best student sections on the west coast. i want to do my part and the student's part to help out the team, loud and proud. >> i know a lot of the players. they're great guys, work hard and play hard. i think they'll have a great game tonight. impact means a lot for the college to get national recognition. >> they're playing middle tennessee state. the winner goes onto face memphis on thursday. >>> the rain is moving in right now. showers are showing up,-ening up. i have rain reports all over the bay area. some areas picking up more. let's come in real close now. you see the colors change. look at the rain and the yellow. it's a pulse that's going to slide through in about the next 45 minutes or so. at this point, when this moves inland it's going to start to make it slow going on highway 101 north and south bound. mission hip, you can see east of that area you have heavyier rain. most people now are getting real light showers. in the area of yellow you're seeing more intense rain.